Last Saturday I competed in jiu-jitsu, after 2 years. Only had 1 fight because I'm too skinny and decided not to do gi. Also because my "absolute" division fighter decided not to show up. Also about to get a new gi. InshaAllah, the gray War Tribe Gear "Reaper." Katy BJJ store website is finally up…Read more BJJ Stuff
Went back to Katy BJJ yesterday after..about a month a half, methinks. It was awesome. Got a new guy, Sam, who's my age, and actually did some self-defense for a change. My coach is very sport-oriented, and up until yesterday, I didn't really know he had a self-defense side. We did some choke defense, punch-block…Read more BJJ: Back at it!!
So, after that last blog post, I went to go watch Furious 7 in the theater. Of course, the Fast & Furious franchise is comprised of the 3 Gs: gaaris, girls, and guns. Gaari is the Urdu word for car. The 's' signifies plural. Hinglish FTW... Anyway, the cars were awesome. Especially the Abu Dhabi cars. The…Read more Furious 7; More BJJ & Guns
Note: this one may be a bit long. Was watching Hawaii Five-O on Netflix earlier today, and absolutely tripped towards the end of the episode. Lieutenant Chin Ho Kelly, one of the main characters, is thrown into a street-guard situation, and "night-night"s his attacker using a triangle choke armbar. I swear, I jumped up and…Read more Jiu-Jitsu and Weapons in TV/Movies
I train 4 to 5 days every week. Mon-Thurs, 7:30-9:00 pm, and Sat 9:00-10:30 am. A while back--about a month now(been busy and lazy to blog! lol)--on Thursday, I came in late--at about 8 o'clock. As I walked in, it was a full house and everybody was fighting tournament-style stand up. Like, the whole 9…Read more Game to 5 points: Jiu-Jitsu edition